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Corporate Actions - A Concise Guide: An introduction to securities events by Francis Groves

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Glossary

acceleration covenant

Allows for the early redemption of a bond in the event of certain specified circumstances such as a downgrade by the rating agencies.

accrued interest

With debt securities the element of the dirty price that is interest; the accrued interest matches the proportion of the time between coupon dates that has been reached at the time of purchase.

advance warning plan

(In Japan) A standing takeover defence plan that allows a company to demand information from a predator about its intentions. If the target company is not satisfied with the response it may issue warrants to all its other shareholders.

agent bank

Another name for a bank providing securities custody services.

alarm bell report ...

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